Professional Development


Through our Professional Immersion Program, Houston Methodist Global offers national and international health care administrators the opportunity to participate in our values-driven professional observerships or to be considered for the highly-competitive Global Administrative Fellowship.



Duration: 1 - 4 weeks

The objective of the professional observership program is to enhance each health care professional’s knowledge of essential job functions while guided by the Houston Methodist I CARE values. Heath care professionals are able select a rotation that aligns with their professional learning objectives. Rotations include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • Human Resources
  • Patient Relations
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Community Development
  • Information Technology/IT Security
  • Philanthropic Development
  • Supply Chain & Biomedical Engineering



Duration: 12 – 18 months

The Houston Methodist Global Administrative Fellowship Program offers opportunities for future health care leaders to gain experience in key aspects of a premier academic health care organization. Gain a unique experience in the following: 

  • Company culture
  • Frontline operations
  • Cross functional knowledge and skills
  • Advanced management concepts
  • Strategic thinking
  • Key entities and departmental exposure 


Please contact the Global Education Office for a complete list of offerings. Programs are subject to fees.